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Electrical hinges or a power transfer units are the most commonly used practices to run electric power to locks and/or strikes. Electric Hinges: Most electric hinges will fit into...
Raceway availability: Optional factory installed raceways are available in doors but are not available in frames. Preparation Info: Steelcraft installs a flexible 1/2" ID steel conduit through the...
The Special Von Duprin 2' door device as of 02-07-14 is now shipped with UL Panic Hardware label or UL Fire Exit Hardware label.  The 2’ devices are most commonly used in 5...
If you are trying to replace Von Duprin EL solenoid part number 971687, the sellable part number for the solenoid and plunger is 050535.  Please note that the solenoid is rarely the cause of E...
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We don't recommend to use the old style hex dogging kit into the new 98/99 exit device but it would fit as long as the device is not fire rated.
The Von Duprin Pneumatic PN98/99 series exit devices feature provides remote latch bolt retraction in hazardous areas where electrically operated devices would not be permitted.
The Von Duprin Pneumatic or "PN" device was designed for Intrinsically Safe Class 1, Division 1 applications.The device does not have a specific listing or certification pertaining to hazardous loc...
We can build 33/3527A/F, 33/3547A/F, 98/9927/F, and 98/9947/F exit devices for 2 feet wide doors.
Most Panic devices are not designed for exterior applications. As with any mechanical device, exposure to the elements may affect the operation and life of the device and/or finish and may ...
Water and electricity do not mix.  Von Duprin electrified devices can NOT be used in an exterior environment.
 EL devices are wired to the Senior Swing, using the P10 (761465) cable.  Connect the "GRAY" wire to the SC terminal on the 900-2RS card in the Von Duprin Power Supply and the "VIOLET" wire to the ...
Panic Hardware and Fire Exit Hardware are two different types of exit devices, and the proper selection is determined by code requirements. Panic Hardware is an exit device which is tested for u...
The most obvious difference (in the device) is the lack of mechanical dogging on a Fire Rated Device.  There are some internal parts that may be different and the method it is secured to the d...
The use of Panic Hardware and/or Fire Exit Hardware is required by the International Building Code (IBC) and NFPA 101 – The Life Safety Code, depending on which code and which edition of the code i...
The 8200 can not supply the power needed on an EL dev ice. The EL device requires a Von Duprin PS914-2RS or PS914-4RL power supply or the older Von Duprin PS873-2 or PS873-4TD models.
Falcon (19. 24, 25, and XX) parts manuals for Exits are downloadable on the 
The Von Duprin 2227 or 2227-F  exit device is available less bottom rod.  Specify 2227-LBR or 2227F-LBR for fire.
Von Duprin 6300 electric strike will operate with 88 rim but not 88F fire rated exit devices.
Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven:Attached is the installation instructions of the the Von Duprin Chexit devices that includes the wiring diagrams.Installation Instructions&n...
Chexit devices shipped before 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven:Attached are the single and double door wiring , cable voltage reading documents for trouble shooting, and the installation in...
The 4170 cover plate can be used to cover the 86 & 161 prepped doors.
While they are both mortise locks they are not interchangeable.  You would NOT be able to use a L9000 with a VD panic device. You would NOT be able to use a VD 7500 with Schlage lev...
Yes, for Panic devices only by ordering the top rod kit part #050574, bottom rod kit part #050575, and screw pack #090061. Fire Rated devices can NOT be converted and would require a compl...
Following parts are required to add the bottom rod and latch to the 98/9927-LBR/LBR-F device.  Bottom Rod: 050515 for 9827 and 050514 for 9927 (specify finish)  Bottom Latc...
The new 33A/35A center case will not work with the old 33/35 series exit devices.   It is never intended to use parts to convert a device from one Series to another Series as this w...
The 5 pound force requirement is in reference to the maximum force to swing the door, not the maximum force allowed to unlatch the exit device.  Maximum allowed force to retract the Von D...
EL is Electric latch retraction and retract the latch bolt into the exit device center case.  E references the electric unlocking of the Pull Side trim for a Panic Device.   With the E function, th...
Application is based on how the door will be used.   Please contact Product Support at 877-671-7011 to discuss your application and select the correct device for your opening.
The Von Duprin 9947 metal door device can be converted to the 9947WDC wood door device by purchasing conversion kit number 050134-XX. This conversion kit is only for the panic version only. Fire ...
If device backset is correct, replacing the device center case & center case cover with a F-24-R to add deadlocking to the latchbolt.  Parts to the F-24R center case & cover can b...
The "904H" is a UL Panic label that is placed on the centercase of the Falcon/Monarch Panic device.
This configuration is not possible as the anti-pick plate of a "DL" or "F" device center case interferes with the LM/DM switch mounted also on the center case. 
The backset of the device may be too large and the latchbolt of the standard 24-R is "walking" into the center case caused by the back/forth motion of the door. Verify the device backset ...
If device backset is correct, replacing the device center case & center case cover with a F-24-R to add deadlocking to the latchbolt would resolve the issue. Parts to the F-24R center case...
Kits are available per the following criteria.    Product Bulletin Required Series 94 or 95 Fire or Panic 3FT/4FT or 2 ft 6 in / 2 ft 10 in Finish  Optional LX...
The backset for a 98/99 rim PANIC device with 1609 strike is 2 3/8" from center of the opening to center line of the device. See template
Calibration is an internal process of the QEL device when energized the 1st time.  The solenoid will pull and drop 3 times on a standard calibration.  Calibration can be forced by pr...
Von Duprin now offers an 8827 LBR panic device as of October 7, 2019. This device uses the top rod assembly and soffit latch setup of the fire rated 8827-F device, but has dogging, a UL Panic Har...
Von Duprin offers a PL8827 LBR device with a pullman style top latch and Less Bottom Rod for use with electric strikes, but is not UL labeled nor ANSI/BHMA certified.
4754, 4854 and the 9854 are electrified mullions and handed as noted below: 4754 is not handed: Prepared for two 4263 monitor strikes. Use with all Von Duprin rim panic devices 4854 is han...
- AD Series and CO series products require that the Night Latch (NL) screw is installed in the exit device.  Be sure this screw is installed- Exit hardware and strike must be properly mounted ...